3:30 PM ET, March 7, 2009
Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, OK
Griffin sets Big 12 rebounding record as Oklahoma survives Oklahoma St.
NORMAN, Okla. -- When the losses started coming, the rumor mill began to flow around Oklahoma (No. 5 ESPN/USA Today, No. 4 AP).Maybe now that the Sooners are back on the winning track, the hot topics will once again be Blake Griffin's dominance and how far he can take his team in the NCAA tournament.
• Blake Griffin has 25 double-doubles this season, the most in school history and tied with Drew Gooden for second most in Big 12 history.
• The Sooners have won five consecutive games and seven of their last eight vs. the Cowboys.
• Oklahoma State ends its Big 12 winning streak at six games, its longest streak since 2005.
-- ESPN research
Blake Griffin grabbed 14 rebounds to surpass Drew Gooden for the Big 12 record for rebounds in a single season.
|Blake Griffin, OU||425||2008-09|
|Drew Gooden, KU||423||2001-02|
|Michael Beasley, KSU||408||2007-08|
|Damion James, Tex.||393||2007-08|
|Kevin Durant, Tex.||390||2006-07|
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||28-65 (.431)||27-47 (.574)|
|3P Made-Attempted||7-24 (.292)||5-17 (.294)|
|FT Made-Attempted||15-20 (.750)||23-35 (.657)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||25 (0/0)||18 (0/0)|